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FTC approves US$5b fine against Facebook for privacy violations

LOS ANGELES: The Federal Trade Commission voted to fine Facebook around $5 billion for violations of the FTC's consumer-privacy rules, according to multiple media reports -- the biggest privacy-related fine in the commission's history.


Microsoft CEO backs US federal privacy law over state efforts

Microsoft Corp’s chief executive officer Satya Nadella says his company supports national privacy legislation, adding the voice of the world’s largest software maker to the chorus of tech giants seeking federal action over state-by-state efforts.


Amazon joins tech giants in backing US federal privacy safeguards

Facing growing pressure to protect their customers’ privacy, some of the biggest technology companies told Congress that they favour new federal consumer safeguards but diverged on some of the details.